Published On : Thu, Aug 8th, 2019

Pranab receives Bharat Ratna

Former President Pranab Mukherjee receives ‘Bharat Ratna’ from President Ram Nath Kovind.

Mukherjee greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu after receiving ‘Bharat Ratna’.

Son of Bhupen Hazarika, Tej Hazarika, also received Bharat Ratna on his behalf.

Legendary Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika was conferred Bharat Ratna posthumously.